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  • Jon shared from Thriving in Babylon: Why Hope, Humility, and Wisdom Matter in a Godless Culture by Larry Osborne
    Today we are far more prone to isolate than to infiltrate.
  • Jon shared from The Gospel in a Pluralist Society by Lesslie Newbigin
    Missions are the test of our faith that the gospel is true.
  • Jon shared from The Gospel in a Pluralist Society by Lesslie Newbigin
    Missions are the test of our faith that the gospel is true.
  • Jon shared from The Gospel in a Pluralist Society by Lesslie Newbigin
    Things are not to be explained in terms of purpose, because purpose is a function of the beliefs and values of the person whose purpose it is. Things are to be explained in terms of their causes, of what makes them happen. All happenings have causes, and all causes are adequate to the effects they produce. The ultimate goal is to understand everything in terms of the physics and chemistry of its constituent parts. Human life is ultimately to be understood as the product of an endless series of random happenings in the physical world. Chance and causality are the sufficient “explanation” of...
    Note: This is why so many struggle for personal meaning and purpose in life beyond simple pleasures.
  • Jon shared from Transformational Discipleship: How People Really Grow by Eric Geiger, Michael Kelley, Philip Nation
    Every Christian is either a missionary or an impostor. —Charles Spurgeon
(Williamsburg, VA United States)
Jon Ritner